WCC (Women Chemist)
About / Overview
Welcome to the North Jersey Women Chemists Committee (WCC) web page. Our vision is empowering women throughout the chemical enterprise.
The Women Chemists Committee serves the membership of the American Chemical Society. Our mission is to attract, retain, develop, promote, and advocate for women to positively impact diversity, equity and inclusion in the Society and the profession. There are four goals designed to fulfill the mission statement:
Increase engagement and retention of women
Advocate and educate within the Society on issues of importance to women
Enhance leadership and career development opportunities for women
- Highlight contributions of women
On Thursday September 18th, 2009, more than twenty women of the Metro Women Chemists Committee gathered for a networking dinner at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, NJ. Dr. Kathryn Uhrich, Dean of Math and Physical Sciences of the School of Arts and Sciences at Rutgers University and fo...